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Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Clothing (A_HPC_PPECLOTHING)

What is this code used for?

This code is intended to be used for personal protection equipment (PPE) sanitary and medical protective clothing, such as medical caps, medical gowns, and medical overcoats.

What kinds of products are typically included?

Items typically included within this product tax code include medical caps, medical gowns, medical overcoats, clothing used in sanitary settings to provide protection to the wearer.

What kinds of products are typically excluded?

Items typically excluded from this tax product code are as follows:

  • Non-medical or non-sanitary clothing
  • Clothing not intended to protect the wearer from contaminants
  • Costume caps, gowns, overcoats

Product Taxability Rules
Country Country Code VAT Rate
Austria AT S
Belgium BE S
Bulgaria BG S
Croatia HR S
Cyprus CY S
Czech Republic CZ S
Denmark DK S
Estonia EE S
Finland FI S
France FR R2
Germany DE S
Greece GR S
Hungary HU S
Ireland IE S
Italy IT R2
Latvia LV S
Lithuania LT S
Luxembourg LU S
Malta MT S
Netherlands NL S
Poland PL S
Portugal PT S
Romania RO S
Slovakia SK S
Slovenia SI S
Spain ES S
Sweden SE S
United Kingdom GB S
S Standard Rate R Reduced Rate 1
R2 Reduced Rate 2 SR Super-Reduced Rate
Z Zero Rate

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